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Mumbai Film And Comic Con 2013 to be held on December 21-22’ 2013

Posted By : Animation Galaxy    At 21-12-2013 12:36:29

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2nd Edition of Mumbai Film and Comics Convention, to be held at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon, Mumbai  from December 21-22’ 2013 (Saturday & Sunday).  Comic Con India established in 2011 is country’s only platform which gives boost to the comics and related industries in India.

Costume Play:
Kids and Adults can come dressed as their favorite comic, movie or gaming character Each day, one winner will be chosen from each of five categories:
1. Comic book/Graphic novel
2.Animated Series/Movie
3. Manga/Anime
4. Sci-Fi/Fantasy
5. Gaming

Both days, One lucky winner out of the chosen 5 will get the awesome chance to WIN a GOLDEN TICKET to SINGAPORE TOY, GAME AND COMIC CONVENTION 2014!!

The convention includes a book fair featuring the biggest comics/graphic publishers in India and Abroad :
Look out for Amar Chitra Katha, Vimanika Edutainment, Pop Culture Publishing, Manta Ray Comics, Holy Cow Entertainment, Chariot Comics, Campfire Graphic Novels, Macmillan Publishing, Harper Collins Publishers India, Mario Miranda Gallery, Orange Radius, DC comics by Random House India, Meta Desi Comics Scholastic India, Marvel and Diamond Select Toys

Viz Media - A leading Manga publisher, will be there at MFCC in partnership with Simon & Schuster India, officially.

Special Sessions and Panels:
Special Screening of the Burka Avenger followed by a google hangout q&a with its creator.

(Burka Avenger is a Pakistani animated television series. It features a superheroine who wears a burqa to hide her identity while fighting bad guys.)

Special session with Nickelodeon

A session on the brief overview of Daisuki’ operations, as one of the leading Anime Portals followed by the trailers of some of their best anime movies.

Exclusive Session by AXN

Special Movie Session:
Special Session with Tere Bin Laden Sequel Cast (Manish Paul & Pradyuman Singh) and Abhishek Sharma (Director)

Special Session with upcoming movie - Miss lovely Cast Ashim Ahluwalia and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. Followed by Q&A.

Scholastic presents a special session with Illustrator/Filmmaker Shilpa Ranade. She will talk on the process of translating a book into an Animated Movie. She will also discuss about her recent experience on taking Goopi Gawaiyan to Toronto film festival.

Special ACK Corner:
Tinkle's 'Hindi Ke Laal' Quiz! To test your Hindi skills and Bollywood know-how and letting your 'gyaan-jyot' shine out at the world.  

Special teaser of the upcoming Tinkle collections followed by your favourite Tinkle quiz. So come prepared!

Exclusive Book launches to look at:
- Gandhi by Campfire
- Pulp Quarterly by Pulpocracy
- Zombie Rising by Chariot Comics
- (Special guest who will launch the book - Luke Kenny (VJ on Channel V and Actor, Rock On)
- Shiva - Book III by Vimanika Publishing
- Munkeeman 3 by Pop Culture Publishing (Will be launched by Creator Abhishek Sharma (Director of Tere Bin Laden) and Special Guest Manish Paul (Actor, Mickey Virus)
- The People’s Poet by Harper Collins
- The Manual of Love by Chaitanya Modak
- The Skull Rosary by Holy Cow Entertainment
- Mixtape Vol.2 by Manta Ray Publishing
- Parshu: Origins by Orange Radius Publishing
- Parshu: Retribution by Orange Radius Publishing
- TWELVE : How it Ends by Manta Ray Publishing
- I Take This Train Too by Cyrus Daruwala
- Modern Activity by Hop Motion Animation
- Angry Maushi: Second Blood by Abhijeet Kini
- Ground Zero Anthology Vol.2 by Meta Desi Comics
- Parshu: Rise of the Warrior by Orange Radius Publishing
*The Oracle of Tripe by Chaitanya Modak and Benita Fernando
*Adaption of Anurag Kashyup’s Gangs Of Wassypur by Harper Collins

Meet and Greet:
- Dora
- Spongebob
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Look Out For the cool Merchandise:
- Check out Comic Con India’s Exclusive Merchandise.
- Exclusive DC Direct Collectibles By Diamond Select Toys.
- Grab the exclusive Japanese Animation stuff from Daisuki.
- Exclusive Toys by ToyNK  and coming all the way from USA and Japan.
- Special launch of Intuos Creative stylus by Wacom.
- Multiple Exhibitors featuring the coolest Toys, Posters, Mugs, T-shirts, Wallets,  Superhero USB Drives!!

Date : December 21-22’ 2013 (Saturday and Sunday)
Time : 10.30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Location : Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon, Mumbai
Created By : Comic Con India
Entry : FREE

Comic Con India is a unique event celebrating the illustrated medium, which brings together the whole comics industry and related fields such as Merchandise, Toys, Games, Films and Animation, along with fans of this culture from all age groups.

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